Palisades Elementary School

  • Palisades Elementary School serves 27 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Palisades Elementary School's student population of 27 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students27 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Palisades Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Palisades Elementary School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1965 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palisades Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
78%
23%
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White
22%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Palisades Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.350.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Palisades Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalisades School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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